Lake Champlain News & Events

Lake Champlain News and Events

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Lake Champlain News & Events

Lake Champlain News, Information, Events and Activities from all around the Lake Champlain Valley of northern New York and Vermont and southern Quebec.

There’s a lot going on around the Lake Champlain Valley and it can be tricky keeping up with different events in the different communities around the Valley. If you’re looking for a calendar of events and activities, you can check out Lake Champlain Life Calendar.

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Lake Champlain News & Events:

Fish Stocking Underway Across Vermont

Posted on Apr 23rd, 2017 - 0 Comments

Fish Stocking Underway Across Vermont Vermont Fish & Wildlife to stock 1.2 million fish in 2017 Vermont Fish & Wildlife has begun fish stocking across the state. This effort will ultimately result in over 1 million fish being distributed into Vermont waters in 2017. “While we did…

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Fishing Clinic: Introduction to Trout Fishing with Spinning Equipment

Posted on Apr 17th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Introduction to Trout Fishing with Spinning Equipment Fishing Clinic   Date and Time: Saturday, May 6; 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM Location: Waterbury Public Library,         Waterbury, Vermont Description: Introduction to Trout Fishing with Spinning Equipment Learn something new at…

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Vermont Spring Bass Fishing Featured on World Fishing Network

Posted on Apr 13th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Vermont Spring Bass Fishing Featured on World Fishing Network "Outdoor Passion" Show Highlights Vermont Fishing, Public Access & Fish Culture Efforts   Well-known among local and regional anglers for years, Vermont's spring catch and release bass fishing opportunities will soon…

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Fishing Clinic – Introduction to Bass Fishing

Posted on Apr 12th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Introduction to Bass Fishing Clinic Date and Time: Saturday, April 29;  9:00 AM-1:00 PM Location: Halfmoon State Park, Hubbardton, Vermont Description: Introduction to Bass Fishing Clinic Learn something new at this free fishing clinic. It's  open to people of all ages and levels…

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8th Annual Vermont Restaurant Week

Posted on Apr 11th, 2017 - 0 Comments

8th Annual Vermont Restaurant Week April 21-30, 2017 For 10 days 117 restaurants from all around the Green Mountain State will offer special fixed-price dinners. There are three set price points — $20, $30 or $40 per person. Some locations will offer lunch and breakfast specials  well. The…

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Vermont Fishing Regulation Change Hearings Scheduled

Posted on Apr 4th, 2017 - 0 Comments

VT F&W Board Seeks Public Input on Proposed Fishing Regulation Changes Series of public hearings scheduled for Newport, Rutland, Montpelier and St. Albans The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Board is  of seeking public input on proposed fishing regulation changes that could go into effect…

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New York DEC Proposes Additional Free Fishing Days

Posted on Mar 30th, 2017 - 0 Comments

New York DEC Proposes Additional Free Fishing Days The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is proposing four additional free fishing days to complement the state's existing free sport fishing days. DEC is seeking public comments on the proposed changes. Since 1991, free…

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Vermont F&W Seeks Let’s Go Fishing Program Instructors

Posted on Mar 28th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Vermont F&W Seeks Let’s Go Fishing Program Instructors Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is seeking volunteers who would like to become ‘Let’s Go Fishing’ instructors so they can pass on Vermont’s fishing tradition to the next generation of Vermonters. The department will…

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Fishing Clinic: Introduction to Targeting Trout and Salmon with Lead-core Line

Posted on Mar 27th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Introduction to Targeting Trout and Salmon with Lead-core Line Fishing Clinic Date and Time: April 1 2017 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Location: Education Center at Kehoe Conservation Camp, 636 Point of Pines Rd. Castleton VT 05735 Description: Introduction to Targeting trout and Salmon with…

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Public Hearings for Otter, Muskrat Proposal in Vermont

Posted on Mar 25th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Public Hearings for Otter, Muskrat Proposal in Vermont Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department and Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board have set three public hearings to gather advice on proposed changes to otter and muskrat trapping regulations.  The otter, muskrat proposal began as a petition from a…

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Lake Champlain Muskie Catches Point to Restoration Progress

Posted on Mar 20th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Lake Champlain Muskie Catches Point to Restoration Progress     Recent northern Lake Champlain muskellunge ice fishing catches have given Vermont Fish & Wildlife's fisheries biologists further evidence that the muskie stocking and restoration efforts in Missisquoi Bay…

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Land Donation Expands Dead Creek WMA in Addison County, VT 

Posted on Mar 15th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Land Donation Expands Dead Creek WMA in Addison County, VT Popular Vermont bid-watching and waterfowl destination to increase by 37 acres     One of Vermont’s premiere wildlife hotspots, the Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area in Addison has expanded according to the Vermont…

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New York 2017-2018 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Guides available

Posted on Mar 13th, 2017 - 0 Comments

New York 2017-2018 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Guides available The New York 2017-2018 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Guide is now available. Regulations in the guide are in effect from April 1, 2017, through March 31, 2018. Anglers should review a copy of the guide before casting a line after…

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Boat Stewards Needed for Upcoming Season

Posted on Mar 11th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Boat Stewards Needed for Upcoming Season   The Lake Champlain Basin Program is hiring up yo ten boat launch stewards to work at N.Y. and Vt. public boat launch access areas during the program’s 11th season. The stewards help to reduce the spread of aquatic invasive species by…

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Vermont: Fish & Wildlife Urges Vermonters to Remember Non-game Wildlife Fund Tax Checkoff

Posted on Mar 7th, 2017 - 0 Comments

Vermont: Fish & Wildlife Urges Vermonters to Remember Non-game Wildlife Fund Tax Checkoff Vermonters interested in helping conserve wildlife should consider donating to the Non-game Wildlife Fund on line 29 of their Vermont income tax form this tax season. The fund helps conserve some of…

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New York’s 2016 Aquatic Invasive Species Control Efforts

Posted on Mar 3rd, 2017 - 0 Comments

New York's 2016 Aquatic Invasive Species Control Efforts The New York State Park’s Boat Steward Program is one of many boat steward programs throughout New York State. These programs offer targeted educational programming to increase awareness about aquatic invasive species (AIS) and other…

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New York DEC Adopts New Freshwater Fishing Regulations

Posted on Mar 2nd, 2017 - 0 Comments

New York DEC Adopts New Freshwater Fishing Regulations New or Modified Regulations Established for Various Fish Species and Methods of Take New freshwater fishing regulations go into effect April 1, 2017, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos…

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2017 Lake Champlain Waterfowl Season Public Hearings

Posted on Feb 27th, 2017 - 0 Comments

2017 Lake Champlain Waterfowl Season Public Hearings March 14, Whitehall, NY- March 15, Essex, VT-March 16, Newport, VT Public hearings on the status of waterfowl populations and proposed waterfowl hunting seasons for the State of Vermont and Lake Champlain zone in New York will be held…

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Two Record Fish Caught in Vermont in 2016

Posted on Feb 20th, 2017 - 1 Comment

Two Record Fish Caught in Vermont in 2016 New records set for bluegill and freshwater drum The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department announced that two fish caught in 2016 were certified as new state records, making them the 14th and 15th state records that have been set for individual…

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Reminder to Remove Ice Shanties from Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department

Posted on Feb 18th, 2017 - 0 Comments

A Reminder to Remove Ice Shanties Vermont state law requires that ice fishing shanties be removed from the ice before the ice weakens, according the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department. The name and address of the owner must be affixed to the ice shanty, and the shanty must be removed…

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